ALM measures call announced in Macedonia
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Baseline report - youth unemployment Macedonia 2015 MCD lang
NATIONAL BASELINE REPORT ON YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN MACEDONIA
Youth Cultural Center – Bitola at the end of 2015 published the national baseline report on youth unemployment in Macedonia. The document was a result of desk and qualitative research on the current situation of youth unemployment in Macedonia as well as active measures on the labor market and the effects of their implementation.
Qualitative research was performed during the months of April – June 2015 and included realization of focus groups and in-depth interviews with stakeholders. The research methodology targeted two key factors that influence the employability of youth:
¢ Integration of youth at risk on the labor market in accordance with the employers needs
¢ Implementation and coordination of measures that encourage youth employability for youth at risk
The report provides recommendations for improvement in unemployment policies that target youth and was distributed to all relevant stakeholders included in the initiative.